Publicly Defined Innovation Process


Innovation Process A-to-Z/360 mini-course by VadiK



In any socio-technical system the people in the system work better when they understand how they fit into the system as a whole. Road-mapping provides strategic aligning, a common language for innovation, and builds bridges between technologists and business managers within your corporation, and with your major suppliers and customers.


Innovation Process

Innovation Journey A-to-Z/360

Phase-Gate Model

Weighted Guiding Principles (WGP)





"When a firm lacks a publicly defined innovation process, everyone operates based on their own past experience and assumptions. Because these are likely to be different, task timing, deliverables, and interfaces won't match up," writes Christopher Meyer, the author of Relentless Growth.


9 Maxims of Venturing

How To Address Them

Learning SWOT Questions




In successful medium and large companies that established an effective innovation system, the innovation process is documented explicitly via maps and charts, and implicitly communicated by words and practice.

In young companies, the innovation process is often a part of the firm's tacit knowledge base, and therefore it is invisible.

To grow substantially, though, young firms must eventually make the core element of their innovation process explicit.


Radical Project Management (RPM)

Hire Right People

Apple's Product Design Process

Jazz of Innovation

Improvisation within a Guiding Structure 

11 Tips






"No plan survives first contact with the enemy."

~ Carl von Clausewitz




Vadim Kotelnikov

Venturing is never about just one idea. It's a virtuous spiral of ideas and entrepreneurial actions inspired by simulation, experimentations and market learning.

Vadim Kotelnikov, founder of 1000ventures - personal logo VadiK

Inventor Business e-Coach

Author Innoball

Founder Innompic Games icon


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